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Elizabeth Warren

United States Democratic Senator from Massachusetts

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Elizabeth Warren: United States Democratic Senator from Massachusetts
Elizabeth Ann Warren is an American politician and former law professor serving as the senior United States Senator from Massachusetts since 2013. She was formerly a law school professor specializing in bankruptcy law. A member of the Democratic Party and a progressive, Warren has focused on consumer protection, economic opportunity, and the social safety net while in the Senate. She was also a Democratic candidate in the 2020 United States presidential election.


'Enjoy': Trump nixes affordable housing rule in suburbs [Video]

'Enjoy': Trump nixes affordable housing rule in suburbs

[NFA] U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday told his supporters in Texas that his administration "ended" an Obama-era rule intended to combat discriminatory housing practices and segregation in..

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Pressure among Dems for Biden's running mate pick [Video]

Pressure among Dems for Biden's running mate pick

[NFA] Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is facing pressure from contending groups inside his party as he prepares to interview a shortlist of women for the most important hire of his..

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Warren Seen As "Least Acceptable" [Video]

Warren Seen As "Least Acceptable"

Joe Biden has not selected a vice president for his 2020 campaign. He pledged to chose a woman for his ticket. Elizabeth Warren is campaigning hard to be Biden's running mate. But, a new poll of..

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Warren Campaign For Veep Spot [Video]

Warren Campaign For Veep Spot

Elizabeth Warren wants to be Joe Biden Vice President pick. She's shamelessly campaigning for the spot while the country is struggling with a race war, record unemployment, and a global health crisis...

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Who will Joe Biden pick as running mate? [Video]

Who will Joe Biden pick as running mate?

Here are some of the nearly dozen candidates who are likely under consideration, as former Vice President Joe Biden faces fresh calls to choose a black woman as his running mate. Lisa Bernhard reports.

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Elizabeth Warren to Hold Big-Dollar Fund-Raiser for Joe Biden

Ms. Warren, in the mix for the Democratic vice-presidential nomination, had made opposition to fund-raising events with big donors a central part of her own presidential bid.
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If Joe Biden selects Elizabeth Warren as his running mate, the ticket would be a marriage of contrasting policy ideas and governing philosophies unlike any in decades.
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Presumptive Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Joe Biden has been speaking regularly with former rival Elizabeth Warren on public health and economic relief ideas as he crafts more ambitious..
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Sen. Warren on brother's COVID-19 death: 'It just feels like something that didn't have to happen'

"In any other state of the world, I would have been there with him. We all would have been there with him. And instead he was by himself," Warren said.
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Hillary Clinton to Endorse Joe Biden

The expected announcement by the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee follows ones from Barack Obama, Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren as the party tries to show its unity.
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Donald Reed Herring, Brother of Elizabeth Warren, Dies From Coronavirus

Mr. Herring, 86, was “charming and funny, a natural leader,” Ms. Warren wrote.
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'I'll miss you dearly': Sen. Warren announces her oldest brother died from coronavirus

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Former Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren's oldest brother, Donald Reed Herring, died on Tuesday night after contracting the novel coronavirus, she confirmed on Thursday.
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U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren chastised the Federal Reserve and Treasury Department on Thursday over their rollout of massive stimulus programs designed to help businesses weather the global..
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Elizabeth Warren says she would be Joe Biden's running mate against Trump if asked

"Look, we both want the same thing. We want this country to work and we want it to work for everyone," Warren said of Biden.
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Biden Running Mate? Party Leaders Favor Former Female Rivals

Discussions with 60 Democratic officials found that three former candidates — Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren and Amy Klobuchar — were their leading choices, followed by Stacey Abrams.
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Biden, Looking to Attract Progressives, Endorses Warren Bankruptcy Plan

The two clashed over bankruptcy policy more than a decade ago. But Joseph R. Biden Jr. now says he supports Elizabeth Warren’s plan that allows student debt to be relieved in bankruptcy.
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Elizabeth Warren Is Unlikely to Endorse Bernie Sanders. Here’s Why.

Though Ms. Warren and Mr. Sanders agree on many progressive issues, her campaign has highlighted a rift over how they build political coalitions. And she doesn’t think he can win.
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Not sure why you didn't like Elizabeth Warren? 'It's the ovaries, stupid.'

It appears that our wait to see a woman become president continues. I'm not even a little bit surprised. Here's why.
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Elizabeth Warren and Kate McKinnon take on 'Flip the Switch' challenge in hilarious TikTok

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UN gender bias report offers a simple explanation for Elizabeth Warren

On the same day Elizabeth Warren ended her presidential bid, a UN report found about half the world feels men make better political leaders.
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Warren slams 'bullying' Sanders supporters as she exits race, says candidates are responsible for followers' actions

"We are responsible for the people who claim to be our supporters and do really dangerous, threatening things to other candidates," Warren said.
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Elizabeth Warren and the Curse of ‘Electability’

There are many reasons for Warren dropping out. But a key one may have been the near-constant refrains about her “electability.”
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Four years after Hillary Clinton's loss, the exits of Elizabeth Warren and other female candidates ensures it will at least four more years until a woman can win the White House.
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Elizabeth Warren's exit doesn't mean Bernie Sanders gets her progressive supporters, experts say

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Ms. Warren’s failure to finish in the top two in any Super Tuesday state left her with microscopic chances of success. Her campaign said she was weighing her next move.
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